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Six reasons customers trust Azure to run their SAP solutions

As global organizations across every industry adjust to the new normal, SAP solutions are playing an increasingly vital role in addressing immediate needs and paving a path to a resilient future. Now more than ever, companies are realizing the value ... continue reading
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Configuration Manager Phased Deployments with PowerShell

With the release of Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager version came several new PowerShell cmdlets, including those that relate to phased deployments. The phased deployments feature has been out of pre-release since version , with the ability to use them for ... continue reading
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Beyond the Edge: How to Secure SMB Traffic in Windows

Hiya folks, Ned here again. Organizations are good at firewalling the network edge to stop inbound intruders. We need to move on to preventing outbound and lateral network communications. With the rise of mobile computing and ease of phishing users, ... continue reading
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Desired State Configuration Extension and the Replica Domain Controller ARM Template

By now, you have probably examined my code (if not, please click the link). If you are familiar with ARM Templates, the code should seem relatively straightforward. There is one piece that may seem foreign though: the Desired State Configuration ... continue reading
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Part 1 – SQL Server TDE and Extensible Key Management Using Azure Key Vault

Install the SQL Server Connector for Microsoft Azure Key Vault This is Part:1 of a 4-part blog series: This blog in the series installs the SQL Server Connector for Microsoft Azure Key Vault. This DLL is the provider that allows ... continue reading
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Intro – SQL Server Transparent Data Encryption and Extensible Key Management Using Azure Key Vault

Welcome to my blog series on setting up SQL Server TDE to use Azure Key Vault. I’m a Program Manager with the Azure SQL Security Team / Product Group and I will walk you through the process of configuring the ... continue reading
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Mastering Configuration Manager Patch Compliance Reporting

Hi, Jonas here! Or as we say in the north of Germany: "Moin Moin!"I am a Microsoft Premier Field Engineer (PFE) and a while back (years in fact) I was asked to analyze the update compliance status of a SCCM/ConfigMgr/MECM ... continue reading
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Learning from Microsoft Advertising Platform on Azure SQL

Thriving on Azure SQL Microsoft Advertising is a powerful advertising platform designed to get your ads in front of the right customers. In the fiscal year 2019, search advertising revenue generated $7.6 billion for Microsoft. We have been on a ... continue reading

Migrate to Azure: Save now, be future ready

The global health crisis has transformed the way we work and live. Remote work has surged across industries, and the ability to scale and manage your business from anywhere has become essential. As our customers are moving beyond resolving immediate ... continue reading
Create an engine for business-changing insights with Azure Synapse Analytics to serve data for immediate BI and machine learning needs.

Learn how to deliver insights faster with Azure Synapse Analytics

Today, it’s even more critical to have a data-driven culture. Analytics and AI play a pivotal role in helping businesses make insights-driven decisions—decisions to transform supply chains, develop new ways to interact with customers, and evaluate new offerings. Many organizations ... continue reading